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Spinden, Herbert Joseph 1879-1967

Overview
Works: 218 works in 528 publications in 2 languages and 6,510 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Folklore  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Legends  Poetry  Bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Translator, Other
Classifications: F1435.3.A7, 709.011
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Ancient civilizations of Mexico and Central America by Herbert Joseph Spinden( Book )

93 editions published between 1917 and 2013 in English and held by 1,313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the archaic period, through the great Mayan civilization and the "Middle" civilizations of Olmecs, Toltecs and others, to the glory of the Aztecs, this classic study offers a comprehensive survey of the extent and variety of pre-Columbian civilizations in the New World. Profusely illustrated with 47 black-and-white plates, 86 text figures. New Introduction by Bruce E. Byland. Bibliography. Index, Map. Diagram of American Chronology
A study of Maya art : its subject matter and historical development by Herbert Joseph Spinden( Book )

30 editions published between 1913 and 1975 in English and held by 1,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A study of Maya art, its subject matter and historical development ... 1975
Maya art and civilization by Herbert Joseph Spinden( Book )

23 editions published between 1956 and 1979 in English and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs of the Tewa : preceded by an essay on American Indian poetry, with a selection of outstanding compositions from North and South America; an appendix contains original Tewa texts and explanatory notes by Herbert Joseph Spinden( Book )

18 editions published between 1933 and 1993 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to American Indian art : to accompany the first exhibition of American Indian art selected entirely with consideration of esthetic value by Inc Exposition of Indian Tribal Arts( Book )

7 editions published between 1931 and 1993 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mandans; a study of their culture, archaeology and language by George F Will( Book )

27 editions published between 1906 and 1974 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Culture, the diffusion controversy by Grafton Elliot Smith( Book )

7 editions published between 1927 and 1928 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The reduction of Mayan dates by Herbert Joseph Spinden( Book )

12 editions published between 1924 and 1969 in English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Silver cities of Yucatan by Gregory Mason( Book )

5 editions published in 1927 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folk-tales of Salishan and Sahaptin tribes by Franz Boas( Book )

3 editions published in 1917 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Shelf2Life Native American Studies Collection is a unique set of pre-1923 materials that explore the characteristics and customs of North American Indians. From traditional songs and dance of the Apache and Navajo to the intricate patterns of Arapaho moccasins, these titles explore the symbolic meaning of Native American music and art. Complex relationships between tribal groups and government are also examined, highlighting the historic struggle for land rights, while the retelling of ancient myths and legends emphasize a belief in the interconnection of humans and nature and provide readers with significant insight into a culture deeply rooted in spirituality. The Shelf2Life Native American Studies Collection provides an invaluable perspective into Native American culture and politics during the late 19th and early 20th centuries
The Nez Percé Indians by Herbert Joseph Spinden( Book )

14 editions published between 1908 and 2012 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers information on the Nez Perce Indian tribe, provided by Valley Vision 2001. Discusses the Nez Perce celebrations, culture, and the use of the land and its resources by the tribe
Tobacco is American; the story of tobacco before the coming of the white man by Herbert Joseph Spinden( Book )

7 editions published in 1950 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Folk-tales of Salishan and Sahaptin tribes by Franz Boas( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Nez Percé Indians by Herbert Joseph Spinden( Book )

2 editions published in 1908 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art of the Maya civilization : exhibition, September 4 to October 5, 1957 at the Martin Widdifield Gallery by Martin Widdifield Gallery( Book )

5 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

... Maya dates and what they reveal; a re-examination of the evidence in correlation between Central American and European time counts by Herbert Joseph Spinden( Book )

6 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Masks, barbaric and civilized by Herbert Joseph Spinden( Book )

5 editions published in 1939 in English and German and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art finds a way; the story of human skills by Herbert Joseph Spinden( Book )

3 editions published in 1940 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maya inscriptions dealing with Venus and the moon by Herbert Joseph Spinden( Book )

3 editions published between 1927 and 1928 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As revealed by art by Brooklyn Museum( Book )

5 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A study of Maya art : its subject matter and historical development
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English (291)

German (1)

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A study of Maya art : its subject matter and historical developmentSongs of the Tewa : preceded by an essay on American Indian poetry, with a selection of outstanding compositions from North and South America; an appendix contains original Tewa texts and explanatory notes